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Telford bosses assure families on fire safety after Grenfell Tower fire

Speaking at Glastonbury Festival on Sunday, McDonnell blamed " financial speculation " trumping good housing policies for the June 14 tragedy that is so far known to have left 79 people dead or missing. The Grenfell Tower blaze, which trapped dozens of people in their beds, has become a focus of public anger at the Conservative government's austerity cuts and the perceived slow response in trying to look after those who escaped.


Spain: Poor English may have caused bungee-jumping death

Spain: Poor English may have caused bungee-jumping death

In 2015, El Pais reported: "Witnesses say she probably misunderstood the warning not to jump given by one of the monitors of the group, who was adjusting her harness at the time she plunged around 32 meters off the bridge into a river bed".


Senate Republicans Alter Health Care Bill To Avoid 'Death Spiral'

Senate Republicans Alter Health Care Bill To Avoid 'Death Spiral'

The Congressional Budget Office says 22 million people would lose health care under the Senate's version of Trumpcare that Senate Republicans are racing to bring to a vote this week without hearings. Obamacare required every health plan to cover certain essential benefits - everything from maternity and hospital care to prescription drugs and mental health.



Arkansas ruling could affect Texas gay marriage benefits case

The couple wanted a cake for the reception, but Phillips told them that fulfilling their request violated his religious beliefs and that other cake shops would be able to help. "Respectfully, I don't believe this case meets that standard". Arkansas didn't view it that way and blocked issuance of the birth certificates for the two female same-sex couples.



Ellison: Trump is 'OK' with wealthy Muslims

Chin, who acknowledged the national security and presidential power arguments, said it was "premature" for Trump to declare victory. President Donald Trump has welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to allow his travel and refugee bans to be partly reinstated.



Supreme court partially reinstates Trump travel ban in 6 Muslim countries

He added that he can not allow people into our country who want to do us harm. The Supreme Court agreed Monday to allow a limited version of President Donald Trump's ban on travelers from six mostly Muslim countries to take effect. does not burden any American party by reason of that party's relationship with the foreign national". The U.S. Supreme Court said Monday that President Donald Trump's tra.